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Windows 7: Be careful where you get your free software or free software updates

15 Mar 2015   #1
groze

W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
 
 
Be careful where you get your free software or free software updates

Be careful where your get your free software or free software updates from. Some programs on certain download sites can get malware,viruses, or have pups even if the program provided was originally clean. One site I recommend is MajorGeeks they do a really good job.


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16 Mar 2015   #2
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Ninite is another very clean site. Plus it is a very handy site. https://ninite.com/
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16 Mar 2015   #3
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

See this thread for more on this subject.
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16 Mar 2015   #4
groze

W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Ninite is another very clean site. Plus it is a very handy site. https://ninite.com/
I use that site as well.

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lady Fitzgerald View Post
See this thread for more on this subject.
Thank you Lady Fitzgerald, I didn't realize there was a similar thread. I guess I just overlooked it. Maybe, I just read to many threads.
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16 Mar 2015   #5
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

No worries. You can't catch them all.
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